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Fellswater with Chris & Diane Myers

Fellswater with Chris & Diane Myers

Fellswater is a dynamic instrumental Celtic music ensemble based in Boston, playing a wide range of music from traditional to modern compositions. Drawing from the music of Scotland, Ireland, Brittany, and Canada. the band’s instrumentation includes whistle, flute, guitar, bouzouki, fiddle, and smallpipes. The husband and wife duo of Chris & Diane Myers, from Portsmouth,

Jeannette E. Collard, Portsmouth

Jeannette E. Collard died peacefully on Feb. 18, 2015 at the Village House Nursing Center in Newport. She was the wife of the late Adelard R. Collard. Jeannette was born in Fall River and began her working career at the Torpedo Station in Newport. She then moved on to Woolworth’s 5&10 and ended her career

130 Carriage Drive, Portsmouth

Open houses planned around East Bay

The following open houses are scheduled in towns throughout the East Bay this weekend: Barrington 17 Acre Ave. — Sunday, March 1, 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. Colonial 3, 1.5, $279,000. Residential Properties Marlene Manchester, 401-245-9600. 187 Narragansett Ave. — Sunday, March 1, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. Colonial, 3, 2.5, $429,000. Residential Properties, Barbara Stamp,


Dan Moretti & The Hammond Boys at Sandywoods

Veteran saxophonist Dan Moretti has put together a smokin’ live ensemble that delivers soul and jazz with killer grooves, passion, and down-home energy. The band’s members represent a veritable “Who’s Who” in the jazz, soul, and blues world: Dave Limina (Hammond organ), Lorne Entress (drums), Jesse Williams (acoustic and electric bass), and Dan Moretti (saxophone).


Portsmouth meets drinking water standards for TTHMs

PORTSMOUTH — Quarterly water samples collected from February 2014 through November 2014 indicate that the Portsmouth Water and Fire District is in compliance with the state and federal regulations for total trihalomethanes (TTHMs). For 2014 and prior, TTHM compliance was measured as a four-quarter, running annual average (RAA) of samples from four sites within the water


‘The House of Blue Leaves’ at The Gamm

Artie Shaugnessy, a zookeeper from Sunny Side, Queens, dreams of moving to Los Angeles with his mistress and becoming a big-time songwriter. But will the chaos of ordinary life get in the way? This Vietnam-era black comedy about America’s obsession with celebrity is devastatingly hilarious and never timelier than in our age of reality TV.

St. Andrew's School recently announced the appointment of a new headmaster, David Tinagero.

Barrington private school announces new headmaster

St. Andrew’s School in Barrington recently announced the appointment of a new headmaster. David Tinagero, who currently works as the associate vice chancellor of student affairs and dean of students at New York University Abu Dhabi, will replace long-serving St. Andrew’s School Headmaster John Martin. Mr. Tinagero will assume his new post in July. “We